Yonex U.S.A. is looking for a Player Service Coordinator to help support our growing roster of sponsored tennis players. The position is full-time with a competitive benefit package including medical, dental, and retirement plans. Qualified candidates should send a resume with a tennis bio and cover letter. Must be able to provide legal rights to work in the United States (no visa support available.)
The Player Service Coordinator will assist our sponsored players, advisory staff, and college / university relations as part of our Marketing team. Some of the duties include: 1. Manage sponsorships for tennis players and coaches, including contract renewals, creating player packages, updating players lists, and keeping track of player allotments. 2. Recruit and process junior players, college, and advisory staff applications and review and renew periodically. 3. Supervise the activities of Player Service contractors. 4. Correspond with sponsored players, college coaches, advisory staff, and Sales Representatives for product information, orders, and any other inquiries. 5. Oversee Customer Service Representatives for players’ orders. 6. Manage players' product inventory. 7. Plan, manage, and attend demo days, tournaments, trade shows and other promotional activities. 8. Work with the Marketing Coordinator to resolve player related issues and report to the Senior Marketing Manager as necessary. 9. Keep current on products, market conditions, competitive activities, advertising, and promotional trends, periodically reporting to the Senior Marketing Manager and updating Customer Service with such information. 10. Collaborate with the Sales and Marketing Departments for promotional activities.
Fluent in English for oral and written communication required. Knowledge of tennis, tennis products, and tennis industry required (please attach your tennis bio.) Professional phone manner required. Some experience in office environment required. Knowledge in competitive tennis required. Computer proficiency required. Typing / 10 keys required. May require some traveling and be able to work outside of office (e.g. tournament, demo days.) May require to work some overtime including weekends and holidays.
About Yonex U.S.A.
Yonex is a successful sporting goods company and world technology leader in Tennis, Golf, and Badminton. Driven by its company philosophy to “contribute to the world through innovative technology and the highest quality products,” Yonex constantly explores new materials, new designs, and new ways of improving your game.As a global company, Yonex is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, with its US headquarters located in Torrance, CA, and offices in Canada, England, Germany, Taiwan, China, and India.